Thank you, Gerald Hallowell, for your generous contribution and support of Lunenburg Doc Fest.

Gerald lives in Lunenburg and is the author of The August Gales: The Tragic Loss of Fishing Schooners in the North Atlantic, 1926 and 1927, which won the 2014 Atlantic Book Award for Historical Writing. He says, “I am delighted that LDF brings fine documentary films to our town.”

We are grateful for Gerald’s support and thrilled to welcome him as a Gold Sponsor this year. Our gracious sponsorship community helps make Lunenburg Doc Fest the best it can be.


If you share our passion for film and wish to connect with our film enthusiast audiences, a Lunenburg Doc Fest sponsorship package will ensure distinguished exposure for your brand. The Festival offers a variety of sponsorship levels and packages and you will directly benefit by reaching a culturally savvy audience through festival program advertising, social media sites, logos on printed materials, a sponsor highlight at each screening, and more.

Click HERE to learn more about Lunenburg Doc Fest’s Sponsor packages and benefits or email